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Designing Dreams

This independent 19 year old is exporting clothes to Spain and Italy and having a ball. Anuradha Joshi is a management student with a difference. Besides managing two designer clothing stores in Delhi and Mumbai, she also exports her creations to Milan & Spain. All of this just at the age of 19! At the same time, she is trying ...

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NM GOES ‘INDIAN’

Did the Malhar and Umang Chairpersons meet over a coffee and decide to choose to diametrically opposite themes? This year the NM college fest Umang is going completely Indian, just when Malhar has chosen to go global! When NM’s inter-collegiate fest ‘Umang’ burst onto the festival scene 5 years ago and declared an ‘Umang vs Malhar’ war, many NM would ...

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Rain, Rain Go Away

It’s a little disconcerting to be wading through water 2 feet deep, on a lane right next to a national highway, in one of the most industrialised cities in the country, in the 21st century. Arjun ‘Si-Senore’ Ravi reports from MICA on the chaos in Ahmedabad during the rains. There are somethings you take for granted happen only in places ...

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Malhar goes ‘Global’

Themes usually add nothing to a college festival, besides work for the people making posters. Will Malhar’s ‘Going Global’ be any different ? Suhani Singh visits St Xavier’s college to find out. There are two schools of thought on Malhar – some who believe it is The most happening college festival in town, while the rest feel it’s highly overrated. ...

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Fortnightly dope

In or Out ? How many times have you heard a BPO employee cribbing about his job? Chances are, that he/ she must be in an outbound process. To deconstruct the BPO lingo, ‘Outbound’ means calling people and persuading them to buy things – the same way you receive stupid telemarketing calls on your mobile. Yes, here you convince and ...

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GDC Surathkal when…

All the computers in the lab are more than 15 years old. You have to carry five ID cards everyday. Every girl wears litres of oil on her head. Almost every guy has a Britney Spears T-shirt. Strikes are held at least once a week for the silliest of reasons. You can’t concentrate on any of the lectures because of ...

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K.J Somaiya Inst. Of Engg. & I.T.

But, the staff prefers to call it KJS-IIT instead of KJS-IEIT. (We are IITians, hehehe!) Location: Have you ever visited Afghanistan? Well here’s your chance to feel how that place might be. Door door tak kuch nahi hai. This place is apt for shooting films based on Afghanistan or Rajasthan and makes you see the darker side of Mumbai. It ...

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Bhai University

Welcome to Bhai University (visit us on www.bhaiuniversity.gun or www.bhaiuniversity.bomb). We offer a complete range of graduate, post-graduate and doctorate level courses to make the perfect bhai out of you – for an exciting and jet-setting career, where life is (literally) on the edge. Our founding fathers – Mota Tarzan and Badaa Vakil, are testimony to an exciting Bhai life ...

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Lalu and Rabri

Lalu and Rabri are in trouble, again. They are on the run and have been charged with stealing electricity from Sham Vilas Passvan. Lalu: “Arre o nau bacchon ki maa, tumne suna, hamare khilaaf Passvan ne FIR launch kiya hai. Rabri is on the phone, taking down pasta recipe from Sonia. Lalu: “Arre sunti ho?” Rabri: “Zara sabar karo na. ...

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Cannes Ke Mehamaan

1. Ba Only last month, I attended the Hanuman Jayanti phestival thrown by Phekta Kapoor and now ek aur phestival! I hope I don’t have to do garba again, since half my salary is spent in buying 55+ Vitamin tablets for extra energy. I am not fashion impaired like Cashwarya because if you remember, I used to be a fashion ...

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